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Global Media Davis Cup: Australia and France lead 2-1 in semifinals
Author: 0 Davis Cup: Australia and France lead 2-1 in semifinals

Kyrgios defeated Steve Darcis 6-3, 3-6, 6-7 (5/7), 6-1, 6-2 on Friday while Goffin saw off John Millman 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-3, 7-5. On the indoor red clay court in Lille, France, two-time Grand Slam champions Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France beat Filip Krajinovic and Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia 6-1, 6-2, 7-6 (3).

Global Media GOP Scores Budget Victory, Governor Vows Veto
Author: 0 GOP Scores Budget Victory, Governor Vows Veto

The Republican version of the state budget proposal was passed by the House and the Senate, but the governor said he won't sign it when it gets to his desk. Democrats, who hold a one-vote majority over Republicans on the committee, voted 26-25 in favor of the revenue estimates over the objections of the minority party.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Maria Is Latest Threat to Caribbean Islands

Maximum sustained winds increased to near 40 mph with higher gusts, but little change in strength is expected over the next 48 hours. On Saturday evening, after Maria got its name, a hurricane watch was issued for Barbuda, Antigua, St. It said the swells are likely to cause risky surf and life-threatening rip currents for several days in these areas. Meanwhile in the Atlantic, Jose threatens to impact the Northeast part of the U.S.in the next few days, and Lee developed into a tropical ...

Global Media Criticism Against The Bullet Train Project Is A Tad Unfair
Author: 0 Criticism Against The Bullet Train Project Is A Tad Unfair

The Congress party is anxious that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project could push it further behind in the race to win the coming Gujarat elections. "Japan has been running bullet trains since 1964, and that too at the speed of 500 to 600 km per hour", said the editorial and added that the important point here is that why there have been no accidents in Japan despite trains running at such speed.

Author: 0 Beware of Georgia Power post-Irma scams!

Several hard-hit Caribbean islands, including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, suffered more than half the fatalities. Some 6.7 million homes and businesses in Florida and nearby states still had no power on Tuesday after the pummeling from Hurricane Irma , as utility companies scrambled to get the lights back on in one of the biggest power restoration efforts in USA history.

Global Media Trump headed to Alabama for odd in Senate slugfest
Author: 0 Trump headed to Alabama for odd in Senate slugfest

Senate and is the "right person to continue working on behalf of our great state". Luther Strange (R), said he will travel to Huntsville, Ala., on September 23 to campaign with him just days before a Republican primary runoff election for the seat once held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Global Media Iceland government collapses over sexual abuse letter
Author: 0 Iceland government collapses over sexual abuse letter

Together the three parties held the slimmest of majorities — 32 of the 63 seats in parliament following the October 29 election, which was called after the former prime minister resigned amid protests over his offshore holdings that were revealed in the Panama Papers leak.

Global Media Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh dead
Author: 0 Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh dead

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman had met him in the hospital earlier in the day. Amidst the media report of he death of Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh, the government has officially stated that he is alive but critical .

Global Media HC rejects bail plea, stays Ryan trustees' arrest till Friday evening
Author: 0 HC rejects bail plea, stays Ryan trustees' arrest till Friday evening

However, the father of the murdered child also approached the court yesterday and filed a plea opposing the pre-arrest bail application of the Pintos . Around 8.30am on September 8, a student was found murdered in the school's Gurgaon branch. "This is only a plea for transit bail". Tekriwal's contention was that the trustees were "vicariously responsible, liable, accountable and answerable for the culpability and guilt for which the bail application should be dismissed in limine".

Global Media Family of Victim Sues Fla. Nursing Home Where 8 Died
Author: 0 Family of Victim Sues Fla. Nursing Home Where 8 Died

Almost 2.7 million homes and businesses, about 1 in 4 Florida customers, remain without power. Cristina Bichachi, the former business development director at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, told the Associated Press that the air conditioning went on the fritz "many, many times" during the three years she worked there.

Global Media PM Modi to mark birthday by inaugurating world's second largest dam
Author: 0 PM Modi to mark birthday by inaugurating world's second largest dam

The Sardar Sarovar project is the biggest dam in terms of volume of concrete used in it. Over 18 lakh hectares of land in the state would be benefited with irrigation as Narmada water will flow to over 9,000 villages of Gujarat through a canal network, Sardar Sarovar Nigam Limited (SSNL) officials said, explaining the paybacks of the project.

Global Media Benitez shuns table as Newcastle enjoy lofty perch
Author: 0 Benitez shuns table as Newcastle enjoy lofty perch

However, it is clear Benitez was happy with the win on his return to the dugout. Christian Atsu took the lead for Newcastle United in the 19th minute, as he buried the ball into the bottom left corner following an accurate cross by Matt Ritchie .

Global Media President Trump Reneges Paris Agreement Withdrawal
Author: 0 President Trump Reneges Paris Agreement Withdrawal

The White House quickly denied that it was changing its stance. The Paris Agreement is not legally binding, and there is no enforcement mechanism. envoy has signaled that President Donald Trump may be ready to soften his stance on the Paris climate pact". Canadian environment minister Catherine McKenna said the participation of a US delegation in Montreal was a positive sign.

Author: 0 Trump warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' options

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea's military says North Korea fired an unidentified missile from its capital Pyongyang in a continuation of weapons tests following its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date on September 3. "China and Russian Federation must indicate their intolerance for these reckless missile launches by taking direct actions of their own", Tillerson said.

Global Media London bombing is reason to expand USA travel ban
Author: 0 London bombing is reason to expand USA travel ban

The most recent attack before Friday was a van and knife attack on London Bridge in June. An improvised explosive device (IED) went off on an underground train during the morning rush hour at a busy station in London, leaving at least 22 people injured, in what Scotland Yard called a "terrorist incident".

Global Media California Assembly passes 'sanctuary state' bill
Author: 0 California Assembly passes 'sanctuary state' bill

The bill, known as SB54, bans law enforcement officials from asking about the immigration status of people under arrest, and prevents local police from being "deputized as immigration agents", The Associated Press reports . The California Assembly has approved a multi-bill package to address the state's affordable housing crunch. Brown has backed the bill and is expected to sign it into law, despite the Trump Administration rejection of sanctuary cities and states.